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Nov 23,2017
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WR 121 - Academic Composition
This is the fundamental course for all writing students. It emphasizes defining and developing a significant topic and using principles of clear thinking to support an assertive thesis. Students should understand their subject matter, audience, purpose, and point-of-view, and demonstrate that understanding through the organization and development of essays. Students should analyze and evaluate other writers' work to sharpen their critical abilities as readers and writers. Because some students may go directly from WR 121 to WR 123, instructors will assign at least one argumentative essay and introduce basic principles of argumentation and research. Also available through Distance Learning.

4.000 Credit hours
40.000 TO 48.000 Lecture hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Credit
Schedule Types: Lecture

Lang, Lit & Communication Division
Lang, Lit & Communication Department

Course Attributes:

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
May not be enrolled in one of the following Colleges:     
      College Now

Credit level WR 115 Minimum Grade of C- or Credit level WR 115 Minimum Grade of P or ( Accuplacer Read. Comprehension 076 and Accuplacer Sentence Skills 096) or Wr 115 or Equv at Prev College P or Smarter Balance WR121 3

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